with Silverback Colony & Mary Bue
Thursday, February 11 - 7 pm (doors)Turf Club1601 University Ave. W.
St. Paul, MNTickets: $10 advance / $12 door / $30 VIP*
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Kicking off the City of St. Paul's Year of Music, this concert will celebrate the release of the long-awaited solo album from Farewell Milwaukee
front man Ben Lubeck
. Joining his band will be Duluth rocker Mary Bue
and Gabriel Douglas
' alt-country band Silverback Colony
. Benefiting the MMC's artist programs
, the event will feature some of the state's hottest breakout rock and Americana artists along with guest appearances by local DJs and music celebrities. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door and $30 for a VIP ticket, which includes a pre-show happy hour where you can meet the performers and enjoy free food and drinks.
Wednesday, February 17th 6:30 pm
held at Diverse Emerging Music Organization
3530 E 28th Street Minneapolis, MN
Come and learn about how to conduct yourself in front of a live audience and collect your earnings at the end of a paid gig. Panelists will cover the basics and share their own experiences.
Topics covered will include, as an artist:
-How to work with sound technicians
-How to talk to the audience while on stage
-How to ask for your payment at the end of a show
-Any other tips for artists that are new to live performance
Cost: $5 / Free to MMC members & students!
5th Annual MN Music Summit
St. Paul, MN
Hosted by Summit Brewery, McNally Smith College of Music and Amsterdam Bar & Hall, this 3-day conference for artists, fans & music geeks brings SXSW to St. Paul. Featuring a national keynote speaker, artist workshops, mentoring sessions, industry panels, networking events and concerts by the regions’ top musical talent. Mark your calendars!